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Closing the college participation gap: a national summary
Abstract
This report is a product of the US Education Commission of the States' (ECS). Its aim is to assist ...
Author(s)
Ruppert,S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | International | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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Intrinsic motivation and self-esteem in traditional and mature students at a post-1992 university in the north-east of England
Abstract
Study exploring self-esteem and intrinsic motivation towards learning to help explain why mature stu...
Author(s)
Murphy,H. | Roopchand,N
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Progression and completion rates | Gender
Date
01/01/2003
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The withdrawal of non-traditional students: developing an explanatory model
Abstract
This paper presents a model based on grounded theory designed to analyse the withdrawal of non-tradi...
Author(s)
Laing,C. | Robinson,A
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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Progression from HNC/Ds to honours degrees: diversity, complexity and change
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Research investigating progression models from HNCs/HNDs to Honours degrees highlighting factors tha...
Author(s)
Learning and Skills Development Agency
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Undergraduate level (i.e. first degree or equivalent) | Sub-degree level (excluding Foundation degree) | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2003
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Closing the college participation gap
Abstract
This report shows the different levels of educational achievement attained by different ethnic group...
Author(s)
Ruppert,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | International | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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From FE to HE: studies in transition. A comparison of students entering higher education with academic and vocational qualifications
Abstract
Study showing that students from vocational routes have difficulty negotiating the academic-vocation...
Author(s)
Hatt,S. | Baxter,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
HE in FE | Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2003
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Getting them in: an investigation of factors affecting progression to higher education of 16-19 year olds in full-time education
Abstract
Report on a study looking at factors influencing the progression of 16-19 year olds from college to ...
Author(s)
McGrath,S. | Millen,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2003
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Improving the retention of students from lower socio-economic groups
Abstract
The paper analyses the strategies developed by six English higher education institutions performing ...
Author(s)
Yorke,M. | Thomas,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Institutional and regional differences | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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Declining inequality? The changing impact of socio-economic background and ability on education in Australia
Abstract
The aim of this paper is to address several debates surrounding the reproduction of socio-economic i...
Author(s)
Marks,G. | McMillan,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Socio-economic groups | International
Date
01/01/2003
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Losing out? Socioeconomic disadvantage and experience in further and higher education
Abstract
Research looking into the educational, economic, and cultural and social barriers affecting disadvan...
Author(s)
Forsyth,A. | Furlong,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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'It's a struggle': the construction of the 'new student' in higher education
Abstract
Explores the experiences and attitudes of students at one 'new' university with a particularly diver...
Author(s)
Leathwood,C. | O' | Connell,P
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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The new widening participation students: moral imperative or academic risk
Abstract
Report on the progress of the first cohort of students to enter a post-1992 university with bursary ...
Author(s)
Hatt,S. | Baxter,A. | Harrison,N
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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Minority ethnic attainment and participation in education and training: the evidence
Abstract
Report summarising research and statistics on the position of different ethnic groups in education a...
Author(s)
Bhattacharyya,G. | Ison,L. | Blair,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Ethnic minorities | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2003
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Staying the course: what factors assist completion of Access programmes?
Abstract
Study exploring the issues relating to the completion of Access programmes.
Author(s)
Murphy,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2003
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Widening participation in higher education: support at the further education/higher education interface and its impact on the transition and progression of advanced GNVQ students - a research report
Abstract
This article aims to analyse and reflect upon the support offered to advanced GNVQ students in busin...
Author(s)
Rhodes,C. | Bill,K. | Biscomb,K. | Nevill,A. | Bruneau,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
HE in FE | Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2002
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Descriptive summary of 1995/96 beginning post-secondary students: Six years later
Abstract
This US report traces the progress of 1995/96 entrants to post-secondary education. It reports on t...
Author(s)
Berkner,L. | He,S. | Cataldi,E
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
International | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2002
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Learning their lessons: examining barriers to higher education
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Project assessing the progress of former access students at one university between 1995 and 1999 and...
Author(s)
Blicharski,J. | Allardice,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2000
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Women and the sciences in Britain: getting in?
Abstract
Analyses of survey/study findings of girls and women entering the sciences in terms of education and...
Author(s)
Glover,J. | Fielding,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Gender
Date
01/01/1999
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Destined for success? Educational biographies of academically able pupils
Abstract
Follows the paths taken through the latter stages of secondary education and through HE to employmen...
Author(s)
Whitty,G. | Power,S. | Edwards,T. | Wigfall,V
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/01/1998
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The performance of mature and younger students at Keele University: an analysis of archival data
Abstract
Study at one university assessing the performance of mature students compared with younger ones. Fo...
Author(s)
Hartley,J. | Trueman,M. | Lapping,C
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/1997
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